The following is a list of the prize money up for grabs for women players at the 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic, which is being played from May 22nd to May 25th, 2014, on the Crossings Course at Magnolia Grove in Mobile, Alabama. Magnolia Grove is one of 11 championship caliber golf courses that are part of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail in Alabama.
Airbus is the new sponsor of this tournament, which did not have a sponsor in 2013 and was simply called the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic. This tournament has been played five times to date.
The five LPGA players who have won the Airbus LPGA Classic are Angela Stanford (2008), Se Ri Pak (2010), Maria Hjorth (2011), Stacy Lewis (2012), and Jennifer Johnson (2013). The tournament was not played in 2009.
The total prize money up for grabs at the 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic is $1.3 million. That is up 8.3% from the $1.2 million in prize money last year.
LPGA stars expected to play the 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic include hotties like Lexi Thompson, Suzann Pettersen, Michelle Wie and Paula Creamer. Click on any of those names to see hot photos of that player.
Prize money up for grabs for women players at the 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic
- Winner - $195,000
The winner of the 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic will earn a cool $195,000. That is up 8.3% from the $180,000 that Jennifer Johnson earned when she won this tournament, called the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic, last year by shooting a record -21.
- Second Place - $120,000
Second place is worth $120,000 this year. In 2013, Jessica Korda and Pornanong Phatlum split $188,130,with each player earning $94,065, when they tied for second here.
- Third Place - $87,000
Third place is worth $87,000 in 2014 at the Airbus LPGA Classic. In 2013, Karrie Webb, Anna Nordqvist, Chella Choi, Jiyai Shin, and Ariya Jutanugarn split $214,010, with each player earning $42,802, when they all tied for third place here.
- Fourth Place - $67,000
Fourth place in the 2014 Airbus LPGA Classic is worth $67,000
- Fifth Place - $53,000
Fifth place is worth $53,000.